Process Evaluation and Realist Evaluation (PEARE) Group
The Process Evaluation and Realist Evaluation (PEARE) group meets bi-monthly. If you are an academic researcher (including PhD student) in the South West and would like to attend our events, please contact Gina Hack G.L.Hack@exeter.ac.uk to be added to our email list.
- Introduction to process evaluation
- Developing theory and logic models for process evaluations
- Integrating data in mixed methods process evaluations
The workshops are designed as a series, to build on each other, but can also be attended as individual sessions.
- Introduction to process evaluations of complex interventions
- Designing good process evaluations in the new era of complex interventions research
- What is process evaluation? Language, concepts and principles
- The new MRC process evaluation guidance: opportunities for researchers
- Representing ‘process’ in process evaluation: using theory and logic models
- Choosing what to measure and when to measure it
- Measuring fidelity: form and function
- Tensions between process and outcomes studies: hawthorne effects, blinding and publishing order
- Using mixed methods: letting data talk to each other
- Researching interventions as complex systems
- Researching causation and explaining outcomes
- Improving the quality of qualitative research in trials
- Moderation and mediation analysis for process evaluation
- Designing streamlined process evaluations
- Mixed-methods mediation analysis for process evaluation
- What is the difference between realist evaluation and process evaluation?
- How does ‘implementation’ in process evaluation relate to the ‘implementation studies’ field?
Please email if you have a training or seminar topic request. Details about internal Institute of Health Research training sessions and seminars are advertised via the Institute of Health Research email list.